Job description


Te Anau Whanau Ora Navigator

(Located at Fiordland Community House, Te Anau)


Are you inspired to work alongside whanau, support them as they make positive changes to their lives? This could be the role for you.

Nga Kete Matauranga Pounamu Charitable Trust is seeking the skills of an experienced professional, hardworking, whanau-driven navigator, who has exceptional advocacy skills, confidence working across agencies and a passion for supporting whanau to achieve their aspirations.

Navigators assist with social needs, problem solving, linkage to other agencies and more.   Nga Kete Matauranga Pounamu Charitable Trust is a whanau-centred service that supports families to overcome obstacles and achieve their plans and goals.  The desired applicant will possess great communication skills, administrative abilities; have a current full driver’s license, facilitation and time management skills.  Experience in the field is essential – open to comparable experience e.g. community work, social work etc.  

Weekly hours: 37.5 (negotiable). Start date negotiable. Salary: Competitive

Apply by forwarding your CV and a cover letter stating interest (including preferred start date) to: Tracey Wright-Tawha CEO, 92 Spey Street, Invercargill, or email


Vacancy closes 7 January 2020, 5:00pm


Employment is subject to police vetting and the requirements of the Children Act (2014). 



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